Select Start in the Windows task bar. Select Control Panel. Then select the Network
Connections icon (in Classic View), or select Network and Internet Connections and
then Network Connections (in Category View). Right click on the Local Area Connection
icon. Then select Properties, Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) and then Properties. Write
down all of the information provided in the window.
Select the General tab of the Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Properties window. Then
select Obtain an IP address automatically and Obtain DNS server address automatically.
Select the Alternate Configuration tab and make sure that Automatic private IP address
is selected. Select the General tab again and select [Advanced]. In the Advanced
TCP/IP Settings window, ensure that DHCP enabled is selected in the IP address section
of the IP Settings tab. Do not check any settings in the Default gateways and Automatic
metric box sections.